Browse Archives (155 total)

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The Digital photographs archive consists of over 2,100 images. In general, the images depict Filipinos, buildings, dwellings, and monuments in and around Manila, Filipino political and military leaders, members of American commissions and military…

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Our flagship collection, under development since 1987, covers the history, literature and culture of the Greco-Roman world. We are applying what we have learned from Classics to other subjects within the humanities and beyond. We have studied many…

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People with a History presents the history of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgendered people [=LGBT]. It includes hundreds of original texts, discussions, and [soon] images, and addresses LGBT history in all periods, and in all regions of the…

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Papers Past contains more than three million pages of digitised New Zealand newspapers and periodicals. The collection covers the years 1839 to 1948 and includes 120 publications from all regions of New Zealand.

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OZ magazine, London was published in London between 1967 and 1973 under the general editorship of Richard Neville and later also Jim Anderson and Felix Dennis. Martin Sharp was initially responsible for art and graphic design. Copies of OZ can be…

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Documents about law and indigenous people, 1797 to 1840. Contains transcriptions and digital images of handwritten and printed material composed by government officials, judges and missionaries.

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This exhibition was developed against a changing political landscape, which culminated with the Australian and British Governments apologising for their role in schemes that were once considered generous philanthropy, but are now widely condemned as…

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Old Maps Online indexes over 400.000 maps from institutions around the World.

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The Old Hong Kong Newspapers Collection is a selective collection of major old Hong Kong Newspapers published from early Hong Kong to nowadays, aiming at preserving historical news reporting of Hong Kong for reference and research.

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The Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS) series presents the official documentary historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity.

Search within the volumes, or browse them by administration;…

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NSW Archaeology Online is a sustainable digital archive of information about the archaeology and heritage of important cultural places in New South Wales. Stage 1 of the project (2009-2011) made a collection of previously unpublished consultancy and…

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NewspaperSG is an online resource of current and historic Singapore and Malaya newspapers published between 1831-2009.

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This website contains digitised reports from selected volumes of the Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives and the Votes and Proceedings of the House of Representatives.

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Explore 836,103 items digitized from The New York Public Library's collections. This site is a living database with new materials added every day, featuring prints, photographs, maps, manuscripts, streaming video, and more.

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Explore our growing range of special web features. Search and browse items scanned from our collections. Read books and manuscripts page by page, and watch films and film clips.

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Explore Australian audiovisual history through exhibitions at the NFSA and online

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The National Archives of Singapore (NAS) is the official custodian of Singapore's collective memory. Ranging from government files, private memoirs, historical maps and photographs to oral history interviews and audio-visual materials, the NAS is…

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The National Archives of Australia can best be described as the memory of our nation – collecting and preserving Australian Government records that reflect our history and identity.

The collection traces events and decisions that have shaped the…

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The National Archaeological Museum of Athens is the largest archaeological museum in Greece. It was founded at the end of the 19th century to house and protect antiquities from all over Greece, thus displaying their historical, cultural and artistic…

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At 2pm on July 31, 1902, Mt. Kembla colliery exploded, killing 96 men and boys. The Royal Commission into the disaster confirmed that gas and coal-dust were responsible for the explosion, and found that the only thing that could have avoided the…

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Share in the unique culture and history of Victorian Aboriginal (Koorie) people.
Hear our Elders tell of their lives on missions and reserves. They are places full of contradictions. They are home.

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art creates, organizes, and disseminates a broad range of digital images and data that document the rich history of the Museum, its collection, exhibitions, events, people, and activities.

Images of artworks in the…

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The Media History Digital Library is a non-profit initiative, led by David Pierce and Eric Hoyt, dedicated to digitizing historic books and magazines about film, broadcasting, and recorded sound for broad public access.
We scan works that are no…

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The Media History Digital Library digitizes collections of classic media periodicals that belong in the public domain for full public access. The project is supported by owners of materials who loan them for scanning, and donors who contribute funds…

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Mary Tow was the Librarian for the Wollongong Teachers College, later named the Wollongong Institute of Education, from 1968 until 1982. After the Institute amalgamated with the University of Wollongong in 1983 Tow became the Education Faculty…

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What was it like to live in the first million person city in modern Western Europe? Crime, poverty, and illness; apprenticeship, work, politics and money; how people voted, lived and died; all this and more can be found in these documents.

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The U.S. conducted 210 atmospheric nuclear tests between 1945 and 1962, with multiple cameras capturing each event at around 2,400 frames per second. These are the declassified films of tests conducted by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

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The Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages is a digital archive of endangered literature in Australian Indigenous languages from around the Northern Territory.

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The Library of Congress has made digitized versions of collection materials available online since 1994, concentrating on its most rare collections and those unavailable anywhere else. The following services are your gateway to a growing treasury of…

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A United States collection documenting the history of social protest movements and marginalized political communities from the 19th century to the present.
In the 1930s, the U-M Library’s Joseph A. Labadie Collection — the oldest publicly…

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The Koori Mail digitised collection is the only complete online archive for the Koori Mail – Australia’s fortnightly national Indigenous newspaper.
It was launched by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies and…

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The KITLV Digital Media Library is a collection of more than 190,000 digitised photographs, prints, drawings, maps, pamphlets, publications and songs particularly from Indonesia, the Dutch Indies, Suriname and the Caribbean. Additionally there are…

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The Polynesian Society has provided a major forum for discussion of the history, ethnology, archaeology, biological anthropology, sociology and linguistics of Māori and other Pacific Islands people since 1892. It publishes the Journal of the…

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Josie Castle was a Senior Fellow in the School of History and Politics, Faculty of Arts, University of Wollongong (UOW).

The digitised aspect of this collection comprises recorded interviews created in the research for her book 'Nursing at the…

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John Robertson Hawke was born in Burnbank, Scotland on 17 May 1890, the son of Richard and Grace Hawke. The family emigrated to Australia in about 1908 and settled at Balmain, Sydney. John worked as a warehouseman prior to his enlistment in the army…

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The Internet History Sourcebooks Project is a collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented in easy to browse chronological lists. In addition to the ‘Selected Sources France’ page users are encouraged to explore the…

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This collection comprises 'How to vote' leaflets and other local government election ephemera from Wollongong, Shellharbour, Kiama, Wingecarribee and Wollondilly.

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Collections, publications and exhibitions of the Illawarra Historical Society and the Illawarra Museum

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This collection focuses on the ideals that formed the basis of American policy toward the Soviet Union during the early years of the Cold War. The collection includes 57 documents totaling 681 pages covering the years 1945 through 1952. Supporting…

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Online access to pre-World War II issues of four major government publications, namely, Administrative Report, Hong Kong Sessional Papers, Hong Kong Hansard and Hong Kong Government Gazette. It contains a wide range of information, such as official…

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Historical Censuses provides access to digitised census publications for the Commonwealth of Australia. Publications for the census years 1933 to 1971 are being progressively added to this portal.

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The Historical Census and Colonial Data Archive (HCCDA) is a searchable archive of Australian colonial census publications and reports covering the period from 1833 to 1901, the year of Australia's federation. The corpus includes 18,638 pages of…

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It has been 70 years since atomic bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and all the remaining A-bomb survivors will have died out in the coming decades. This means that those people who from their own experience have the strongest desire for…

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For nearly four centuries, Harvard's libraries, archives, and museums have developed extraordinary collections that reflect the scope and the breadth of the University's world-renowned academic programs. In 2002, Harvard began to open an online…

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The Soviet Gulag existed neither as a single unified experience, nor as a single unified institution. This massive and lethal machine influenced the lives of millions of people from 1917-1988.

Gulag: Many Days, Many Lives presents an in-depth look…

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The AIDS crisis (and its continued erasure) highlights a nexus of social and political tensions prominent in the 1980s and 90s about conflicting moralities, the role of the state, and public space. Although symptoms of AIDS had been recognized in…

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Gays and lesbians in the United States began to mobilize politically in the 1950s with the founding of the Mattachine Society and the Daughters of Bilitis in California. This activist impulse spread nationwide, but did not reach critical mass until…

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The Bibliothèque nationale de France’s Gallica digital library includes a range of popularly requested fulltext historical French newspapers and newsletters out of copyright. Examples include Le Figaro (1826-1942), Le temps (1861-1939)…

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Gallica gives access to the extensive range of digitised holdings of the Bibliothèque nationale de France from the Middle Ages through to the early 20th century together with works from other French libraries, museums and organisations. Texts are in…

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The French Revolution Digital Archive (FRDA) is a multi-year collaboration of the Stanford University Libraries and the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF) to produce a digital version of the key research sources of the French Revolution and make…
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